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New releases: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan impress in 'Philomena'
New releases: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan impress in 'Philomena'

Philomena Starz/Anchor Bay, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.99 Available on VOD beginning April 15 One of last year's most heartening box-office success stories, this British melodrama had more financial success and drew more awards attention than one might've expected for a midbudget tear-jerker about a woman trying to find the son she was forced to give up in Ireland in the 1950s. Credit Judi Dench's lead performance as Philomena Lee, a proud woman who's spent decades dealing with the sense of shame she felt as a young unwed mother. Also credit Steve Coogan, who plays the jaded reporter who tells Philomena's story, and co-wrote a screenplay (with Jeff Pope) that...

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